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Facsimile of painting on back wall, Tomba Querciola

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Original in the Tomba Querciola (Tarquinia, c. 400 B.C.). Pediment as on the entrance wall (08.495). Main frieze: banquet scenes. The lower part of the wall severly damaged. The broken stone of the wall is masterly rendered. (NY Carlsberg Glyptotek Catalogue)

Provenance

By 1905: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Fiske Warren to MFA, May 28, 1908

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italic, Etruscan, 1902

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 543.5 x 392.5 cm (214 x 154 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

08.494

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions